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Part-Time / Contract



Psychiatrist will provide timely medication management and prescriptions to clients, will explain the benefits, risks and, alternatives of medications to clients, families, and staff will assess client for medications given and, will order any tests needed. Supervise treatment for clients on psychotropic medications in coordination with the primary health care physician, when indicated by client’s medical condition.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily, these include but are not limited to the following. Other functions may be assigned, and management retains the right to add or change the duties at any time. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Essential Functions:

  • Completes Psychiatric assessment and evaluation of clients.

  • Evaluates clients through conversations, interviews, and observations.

  • Administers client’s tests or request testing and lab work; analyze patient data and results.

  • Diagnoses clients with correct psychological, emotional, or behavioral disorders.

  • Collaborates with client’s physicians and other medical staff to determine treatment.

  • Sets patient goals and discuss treatment plans.

  • Establishes timelines, tasks, and medical needs of clients.

  • Collaborates with the team to provide wrap-around services to clients.

  • Analyzes the best medications or therapy to help clients reach goals.

  • Prescribes medications and monitors patient intake.

  • Documents client records and progress, including symptoms, medications, and treatments.

  • Counsels’ clients and listens to their reactions to treatment.

  • Provides clients with emotional tools and methods for recovery.

  • Educates clients, client families, significant others, and relevant parties of patient progress, treatment, and future goals.

  • Conducts research to better serve clients.

  • Reviews and approves individualized service plans and other needed assessment forms.

  • Consults with individual program directors and staff on clients, programs, and services.

  • Maintains reliable attendance.

  • Exhibits positivity, flexibility, and a willingness to take on new responsibilities as requested or required.

  • Demonstrates positive leadership, promote a team-based work environment, and present the Agency in the most positive light with all internal and external contacts.


  • Must maintain regular and reliable attendance to the satisfaction of management

  • Must be able to operate a computer and other position related technologies

  • Must be able to verbally exchange information in a confidential manner with employees, clients, participants, and/or families in various settings.

  • Must be available for crisis management by phone as needed

  • Must be able to work flexible hours as needed

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time

  • Must be able to stoop, stand, walk, bend, and stay upright to perform work

  • Must be able to visually read written and digital information

  • Must be able to visually determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of work assigned and/or to make general observations of facilities or structures

  • Must be able to receive detailed information through oral communication

  • Must be able to hear clients, participants, co-workers, and supervisors at normal speaking levels

  • Must be able to dictate with clients, participants, co-workers, and supervisors using all means of communication including but not limited to, in-person, phone, and computer

  • Must be able to type case files and other paperwork


  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)

  • Successful completion of United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) or Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination (COMLEX-USA)

  • Current Certification by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology; local state regulations and certifications, Continuing Medical Education (CME), and Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations requirements must be met

  • Successful completion of an accredited Psychiatric residency program

  • Participation in further medical education and professional organization memberships are preferred

  • Experience and/or knowledge with Psychiatry for lifespan a plus

  • Must have a valid Ohio driver’s license, safe driving record and proof of insurance required

Experience Required

  • Experience working with the Severe and Persistently Mentally Ill

  • Experience working with Substance Abuse populations

Licenses & Certifications Required

  • Doctor of Medicine

  • X-Waiver (Currently have it or willing to get licensed for it)

Skills Preferred

  • R-Adult Advocacy

  • R-Behavior Management

  • R-Child Advocacy

  • R-Client Relations

  • R-Crisis Intervention

  • R-Dual Diagnosis

Behaviors Preferred

  • Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

  • Thought Provoking: Capable of making others think deeply on a subject

  • Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest

  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out tasks with all details necessary to get the task done well

  • Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

Motivations Preferred

  • Work-Life Balance: Inspired to perform well by having ample time to pursue work and interests outside of work

  • Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help

  • Goal Completion: Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks

  • Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals

  • Ability to Make an Impact: Contributing to the success of the organization


Work is performed primarily in office, individual owned and insured vehicles, and outdoor settings, in all weather conditions, including temperature extremes, during day and night shifts. Work is often performed in emergency and stressful situations. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet in office settings and moderate in other situations.

Psychiatrist: Careers
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